Weekly business briefing (Nov. 6)

Grand opening

MgM Studio of the Dance will host a grand opening from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Nov. 14 at its new location at 535 N. Woodlawn, Suite 340. It is owned by Christy Lee and Laura McLaughlin. The phone number is 316-686-9838.

A-OK Enterprises will open its A-OK Super Center at New Leaf Plaza at 21st and Amidon on Saturday. A public grand opening event is planned that day from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. It will include an appearance by Seth Gold of the cable television show “Hardcore Pawn” and free food from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.


Financial Funding Solutions of Littleton, Colo., doing business as 1st Mortgages, has entered Wichita to provide mortgage lending services for credit unions. Its regional office is at Catholic Family Federal Credit Union, 717 N. Socora.

New program

Tabor College’s School of Adult & Graduate Studies in Wichita will be launching an associate of science degree beginning in January. More information is available at 316-729-6333 or


Wesley Medical Center has been recognized by National Research Corp. as a 2014/2015 Consumer Choice Award winner, based on a survey of health care consumers regarding quality and image.

The Wichita and Topeka offices of Joseph, Hollander & Craft have been named to U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers in America’s “Best Law Firms 2015 Metropolitan Tier 1 Ranking” in several practice areas: criminal defense: non-white-collar; criminal defense: white-collar; employment law – management; labor law – management; and litigation – labor & employment.

Have a new business, name change, new location or award to share? Send announcements to Jerry Siebenmark at Include a contact name and phone number. For business openings, please also include a street address, phone number and operating hours and days.